Darrell Craner Wins at
Darrel Craner of Lakeland, FL won
the Florida division Weekend Bass Series event out of Lakefront Park in
Kissimmee, FL on April 5, 2014. Darrel
brought 24.98lb to the scales to take home $2,571. “I was in Kissimmee flipping pads with a
beaver with a pop skirt and a ¼ ounce weight”, Darrell said. He added, “I had eight bites all day”.
Silverman of Orlando, FL finished second with 23.37lb to earn $1,237. Micah only stated, “I caught them on a Fluke
down south”. Jeremy D. Smith of Plant
City, FL rounded out the top three for third with 19.87lb taking home $866. Micah said he caught fish on Kissimmee early
with a Rat-L-Trap and threw a worm in the afternoon. Big Bass honors and $307 went to Bobby Johnson
of Gainesville, FL. Bobby caught the 8.54lb bass dead-sticking a worm mid-lake.
Torres of Hains City, FL won first place in the co-angler division with 17.05lb
making $1705 for the day along with $137 for Big Bass. “I had a good guide”, Daniel said. He caught his fish throwing a Bitter’s Naked
Shad in junebug color. Second place in
the co-angler division and a check for $589 went to Eddie Scatturro of Orlando,
FL for bringing 11.15lb to the scales. Eddie caught his fish on a Rat-L-Trap and a
speed worm. Austin Schroeder of
Zephyrhills, FL finished third with 10.99 earning $388. Austin was pitching buggy whips and throwing
Senkos in Hatchineha.
Florida division event is at the Harris Chain of Lakes out of Hickory Point Recreational
Facility in Taveres, FL. For more
information on the Florida division of the Weekend Bass Series contact
tournament director Billy Benedetti at (256) 230-5632.
finish the season in the top 40 points rankings will have opportunity to
advance to the WBS Regional Championship to compete for two new Triton Boats at
Lake Toho in Kissimmee, FL on October 17 & 18, 2014. Anglers can advance from the WBS Regional
Championship to the Ray Scott Championship on Lake Wheeler in Decatur, AL November
12 – 15, 2014 to compete for a $100,000 first place boater prize and a $50,000
first place co-angler prize. Anglers can
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